Taxes

In 2012, the property tax rates are as follows:

  • Cass Township - 4.50 mills (Breakdown: 3.33 mills for general purposes, and 1.17 mills for street lighting)
  • Schuylkill County - 13.83 mills
  • Minersville Area School District - 38.67 mills

The Township’s property tax rate has remained at 4.5 mills for the past fourteen years. The per capita tax is $5 for the Township. An occupational tax is $10 for the Minersville Area School District, and an occupational tax for Schuylkill County of $180, which is assessed on workers earning more than $5,000 annually.

Berkheimer and Associates collects the Local Earned Income Tax (EIT), Local Services Tax (LST) and Amusement Tax (AMT) for Cass Township.
Their contact information is as follows:
Bangor (Main Office)
50 North 7th St.
Bangor, PA 18013-1798
Phone: 610.588.0965
Fax: .610.588.5765
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
 
Please Note: Effective immediately (July, 2012), the Local Earned Income Tax (EIT) will again be collected and administered by Berkheimer Tax Administrator. The tax rate and all filing dates will remain the same, this is a change in the collector only. However, there are changes in the employer withholding requirements . Please visit the Berkheimer website for more details (www.hab-inc.com). We encourage you to take advantage of the fast and easy e-filing for individuals and employers,  offered by Berkheimer.
 
 
Cass Township’s Tax Collector is Ann Marie Studlack. The Collector remits property, per capita and occupational taxes paid by Cass Township residents to the Township, Schuylkill County, and the Minersville Area School District.
 
The contact information is:
4 Gray Lane
Pottsville, PA 17901
Phone: 570.544.3504


Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and by appointment.